This amazing underground house in Greece frames views of an olive grove

This mound-shaped holiday home in Greece allows its owners to climb up onto its green roof and enjoy panoramic views of the Peloponnese peninsula. The owners commissioned London- and Brussels-based firm LASSA, led by architects Theo Sarantoglou Lalis and Dora Sweijd to design a house which would activate the periphery of the building and provide a vantage point from which to observe the surroundings.

The 1614-square-foot Villa Ypsilon, Located in an olive grove in southern Peloponnese, features…

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